As the owner of a fast-growing software business, my thoughts are turning increasingly to the question of whether I should hire help, and if so, how can I locate the right help. So many factors come into play. Personality. Ability. Style. And most important of all, passion for the products I’d be asking this person to work on.
Fortunately, the Mac software business mimics every other aspect of life, in the sense that unless you’re already the best at something, there’s always value in listening to others with more experience. In this instance, Wil Shipley comes through with what is quite possibly the best “Help Wanted” ad I’ve ever read.
If you wanna work for me, laddy There's a price you pay I'm a stickler for design You gotta write code the right way If you want an ADA I can make your wish come true You gotta make a big impression I gotta like what you do
I couldn’t have put it any better myself. Instant classic.